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Venus and Adonis

Artist:
Giulio Sanuto (Italian, active 1540–88)
Artist:
After Titian (Tiziano Vecellio) (Italian, Pieve di Cadore ca. 1485/90?–1576 Venice)
Date:
1559
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet (Trimmed): 21 1/16 × 16 7/16 in. (53.5 × 41.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, C. G. Boerner Gift, 2012
Accession Number:
2012.198
Not on view
Inscription: Dedication and description inscribed in plate on tablet upper right: “AL NOBILE E MAG. SIG / ALBERTO VTINER [...] de Venetia il di XXI di Settembre MDLVIIII / Giulio Sanuto”
Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel , Munich
Bury 1990, 29.4
Michael Bury Giulio Sanuto A Venetian Engraver of the Sixteenth Century. Edinburgh, 1990, cat. no. 4, p. 29.

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